HVAC controller with multi-region display and guided setup

  • US 10,082,312 B2
  • Filed: 04/30/2014
  • Issued: 09/25/2018
  • Est. Priority Date: 04/30/2013
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A Heating, Ventilation, and/or Air Conditioning (HVAC) controller, comprising:

  • a controller;

    a display operatively coupled to the controller, the display comprising;

    a first region having an array of fixed segment pixels arranged in a plurality of rows and a plurality of columns for displaying an image in a dot matrix format;

    a second region having a plurality of predefined fixed segment graphical icons; and

    the controller is configured to sequentially display two or more installer setup items, wherein each installer setup item includes an installer setup item number that is displayed in the second region of the display, an installer setup item name and a user changeable installer setup item value that corresponds to the installer setup item name, wherein the installer setup item name and the installer setup item value are concurrently displayed in the first region of the display.

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